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English Graduate Awarded Scholarship for MA

Tue, 06 Sep News

Kayleigh Cutforth (36), just completed her BA Hons English Literature with Creative Writing at UCP, finishing with first class honours. She’s off to study an MA in Publishing at University of the Arts London and has just been informed that her bid for a Scholarship has been successful. Hi, Kayleigh, congratulations on the Scholarship. Can […]
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Graduation 2022

Wed, 06 Jul News

Confirmation of the ucp graduation ceremony 28th September To celebrate your academic achievements, this year's Graduation Ceremony at Peterborough Cathedral will be held on the evening of Wednesday 28 September 2022 at 7PM. We have the great pleasure to invite graduates and guests to the ceremony! TO CONFIRM YOU ARE ATTENDING Your place at the […]
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Clearing 2022 – There is still time to apply

Thu, 30 Jun News

Why study with us? Studying a degree at University Centre Peterborough will mean that you can benefit from smaller class sizes and plenty of individual support from your lecturers. As the majority of courses are studied as two full days a week plus there are part-time study options, you can really fit studying a degree around […]
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UCP Announce The Winners Of The 2022 Literary Competition

Fri, 24 Jun News

University Centre Peterborough are pleased to announce the winners of the UCP Literary Competition! The competition was open to both KS4 pupils in Peterborough as well as the public, with categories in Poetry and Flash Fiction. The competition was organised and administrated by undergraduate student Kat Beeton, and judged by course leader and author Andrew […]
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UCP To Offer A £7500 Malcolm Bradbury Scholarship Bursary For BA (Hons) Creative Writing Students From September 2022

Thu, 23 Jun News

UCP To Offer A £7500 Malcolm Bradbury Scholarship Bursary For BA (Hons) Creative Writing Students From September 2022 University Centre Peterborough are very happy to announce that their bid for annual scholarships from the Malcolm Bradbury Trust has been agreed from September 2022. This funding will support a creative writing undergraduate each year, and they will […]
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Graduate volunteers with exotic animal rehabilitation and research studies in Thailand and South Africa

Fri, 17 Jun News

Rehabilitating previously captive animals for WFFT in Thailand and studying elephant behaviour with AERU in South Africa (African Elephant Research Unit) was a dream gap year for IEG Animal Management graduate Nathan Scott. Nathan knew from a young age that he wanted to work in conservation and, upon leaving school, joined Stamford College to study […]
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UCP Creative Writing Degree Students Publish The Other Side – An Anthology of Their Writing

Wed, 08 Jun News

University Centre Peterborough celebrates the first graduates of the BA Hons English Literature with Creative Writing with an anthology of the student’s work, designed and typeset by the students and to be published next week by the award winning East Anglian publishing house, Gatehouse Press. The Other Side features short stories and poems written by […]
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Inspire Education Group appoints Rachel Nicholls as Chief Executive

Fri, 06 May News

INSPIRE EDUCATION GROUP APPOINTS RACHEL NICHOLLS AS CHIEF EXECUTIVE Inspire Education Group (IEG), the further education organisation consisting of Peterborough College, Stamford College and University Centre Peterborough, today announced the appointment of a new Chief Executive. Rachel Nicholls will be taking over the position on 1 July 2022 from Janet Meenaghan, who joined Stamford College […]
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UCP Staff and Students Share Exciting Developments with Local MPs

Thu, 28 Apr News

Following our recent ministerial visit at University Centre Peterborough’s Stamford Campus, our innovative campus developments within the new formed Inspire Education Group attracted the attention of MPs Paul Bristow and Gareth Davies once again, and we were delighted to welcome both on campus at University Centre Peterborough to meet our staff and students. During the […]
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Fri, 01 Apr News

Crowned Poet Laureate of 2022, English Literature with Creative Writing undergraduate Kat Beeton stunned Syntax Poetry Fesitval judges on 25th March 2022 with Here I Am, a poem celebrating the beauty within difference. Already making a significant impact within the local writing community, Kat is a founding member of the Creative Writing Society (CWS) and […]
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Final year students debut first creative writing anthology from UCP

Tue, 29 Mar News

The first ever anthology of creative writing from University Centre Peterborough (UCP) is being produced by an editorial team of final year students. ‘The Other Side: An Anthology of New Writing’ will be published by Gatehouse Press in June. From neurotic mothers and an eight-year-old arsonist to bleak futures where trees have become myth, ‘The […]
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UCP Literary Competition

Fri, 18 Mar News

UCP Literary Competition Be Bold - Be Brave - Be HeardPoetry and Flash Fiction Competition Do you have any aspiring novelist, poets, writers at your school? University Centre Peterborough are hosting a Literary Competition with TWO divisions and TWO categories, with prizes to be won! Winners will be contacted via email and announced at the launch […]
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